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The Bibliotecology and its social projection
La bibliotecología y su proyección social
An exploratory study whose general objective was to conduct an assessment of the situation of access to bibliographic information on Costa Rica, by the following user groups: the disabled, prisoners, the elderly and long-stay ...
Competitiveness and Indicators in the Library of the University for Peace
Competitividad e indicadores en la biblioteca de la Universidad para la Paz
Considering that libraries today are also viewed as corporate organizations, this article focuses on addressing competitiveness aspects in order to apply and list the appropriate indicators for the Mandated United Nations ...
Strategic management and automation of information units
Gestión estratégica y la automatización de las unidades de información
This article provides strategic guidance to prioritize which functions should be automated in a library, noting that today there is a rapid development of information technologies, coupled with increasing demand to automate ...
Teaching mass communication with concept maps: experiences and opportunities
Enseñando comunicación con mapas conceptuales: experiencias y posibilidades
In this paper we review some experiences in the use of concept maps for teaching in the Mass Communication Sciences, that were developed by the author in three courses at the University of Costa Rica from 2007 to 2010. It ...
Implementation of computer applications based on Free Software in Libraries and Units of Information
Implementación de aplicaciones Informáticas basadas en Software Libre en Bibliotecas y Unidades de Información
The libraries and units of information of nowadays play a role of great importance in the diffusion of the human knowledge. They have had to transform to offer new services and to face the fact that the users of nowadays ...
Information science as platform to enhance information flow studies in organizations
La ciencia de la información como plataforma para potenciar el estudio de los flujos de la información en las organizaciones
Descriptive research which objectives are: to analyze concepts as information and information science and their incidence in organizations; b) to identifier how information science gives elements to study information flow ...
Plagiarism and its impact on academic and professional scopes
El plagio y su impacto a nivel académico y profesional
Plagiarism is a serious problem worldwide, that violates copyright and is ethically reprehensible. This article will explain the concept of plagiarism and the different types of plagiarism, for later analysis of the impact ...